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In the Bosom of the Comanches: A Thrilling Tale of Savage Indian Life, Massacre and Captivity Truthfully Told by a Surviving Captive

In the Bosom of the Comanches: A Thrilling Tale of Savage Indian Life, Massacre and Captivity Truthfully Told by a Surviving Captive

Date: 1923
Creator: Babb, T. A.
Description: Theodore 'Dot' Babb describes his experiences when he and several others were taken captive in the 1865 by Comanches near present-day Decatur, Texas and what happened after he was released.
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List of Fugitives From Justice: 1891.-- Part VII

List of Fugitives From Justice: 1891.-- Part VII

Date: 1962
Creator: Texas. Adjutant General's Office.
Description: A list of criminals, divided by county, which gives the name, crime, and description of each fugitive. Name index begins on page 27.
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Life and Adventures of Ben Thompson the Famous Texan.

Life and Adventures of Ben Thompson the Famous Texan.

Date: 1956
Creator: Walton, W. M.
Description: This book is a biography of Ben Thompson, "Including a detailed and authentic statement of his birth, history and adventures by one who has known him since a child" (from the title page). The original of this item includes an insert from The Steck Company giving a brief overview of the history of the book (number of copies published, prices, etc.).
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Journal of the Fifty-Second Annual Council of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Texas, Held in All Saints' Chapel, Austin, May 8th, 9th and 10th, 1901

Journal of the Fifty-Second Annual Council of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Texas, Held in All Saints' Chapel, Austin, May 8th, 9th and 10th, 1901

Date: May 1901
Creator: Protestant Episcopal Church. Diocese of Texas. Council.
Description: This publication includes the reports made by the members of the council, lists of clergy in the diocese, and the minutes of the council meetings.
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Report of Construction of the Temporary State Capitol, at Austin, Texas.

Report of Construction of the Temporary State Capitol, at Austin, Texas.

Date: 1883
Creator: State of Texas. Capitol Board.
Description: This report is a compilation of the legislation and correspondence related to the building of the temporary state capitol in 1882.
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Revised Ordinances of the City of Austin.

Revised Ordinances of the City of Austin.

Date: 1908
Creator: Austin (Tex.)
Description: This book contains the text of Austin City ordinances which were revised and adopted in 1908. Subject index begins on page 351.
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The Texas Fine Arts Association and Elisabet Ney Museum

The Texas Fine Arts Association and Elisabet Ney Museum

Date: [c. 1912]
Creator: Texas Fine Arts Association
Description: This pamphlet gives an overview of the museum with a brief biography of Elisabet Ney and legal documents of the Texas Fine Arts Association.
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The Austin Silk Plantation and Manufacturing Company

The Austin Silk Plantation and Manufacturing Company

Date: 1917
Creator: The Austin Silk Plantation and Manufacturing Company
Description: This pamphlet describes the processes of silk production and compares it to raising cotton.
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The Bar as an Institution of the State

The Bar as an Institution of the State

Date: July 2, 1913
Creator: Texas Bar Association
Description: Transcription of the speech Phillips gave which discusses the role of lawyers and their obligations to the people that they serve.
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History of the Hornsby-Dunlap Consolidated School (Travis County) With Course of Study 1907-1908

History of the Hornsby-Dunlap Consolidated School (Travis County) With Course of Study 1907-1908

Date: 1907
Creator: Hornsby-Dunlap Consolidated School
Description: This publication includes a brief history of the school, statements about the aims of the school and endorsements for consolidation, course of study for all grade levels, and the rules and regulations.
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